Xiaomi Mi 7 to feature facial unlock similar to Apple iPhone X

Xiaomi To Ditch Fingerprint Sensor in Mi 7 And Use Face Unlock Report

Reports also suggest that Samsung might incorporate a fingerprint sensor under the display for its Note 9 phablet. But instead, the Chinese flagship will have another notable feature - the three-dimensional skanirovanie persons for identification and unlocking the screen, in a word, this is the analogue Face ID from Apple, only he does not need the cutout in the screen, and the Mi 7 and it will not cost 92 000, as iPhone X.

Xiaomi will roll out the MIUI 9 Global Beta ROM 7.12.28 update this week. This render shows a completely bezel-less display, which is much better than previous versions.

As for the rest of the specs, the Xiaomi Mi 7 will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, the latest and most powerful processor from the company. The Mi 7 may just be set to turn that trend on its head, though, with rumors claiming it will feature its own facial recognition technology.


The under-display fingerprint sensor is a feature long expected to arrive on smartphones, and companies like Vivo and Huawei are already working on bringing such scanners in their upcoming smartphones. Thanks to bezel-less display, the smartphone will also have onscreen navigation keys like the one found in the Xiaomi Mi MIX 2.

In terms of design and aesthetics, the smartphone is expected to come in glass-metal-glass sandwich design with Corning Gorilla Glass on the front as well as on the back and a premium model with the ceramic back panel like the Xiaomi MI MIX 2. Moreover, OnePlus also integrated the face recognition capability in the recently released OnePlus 5T smartphone. As for the battery, there are speculations that the Mi 7 will use a 3200 mAh battery. The handset will have the Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box with the MIUI 9.0 juxtaposed over it.

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